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Which first year P&A course?

Decision Tree for Selecting First Year Courses

First-year courses at a glance:

Course

High school
Physics requirement

High school
Math requirement

Primary audience

Astronomy 1021

none

none

General interest

Physics 1021

none

none

Non-science students only

Physics 1028A/1029B

none

Advanced Functions (MHF4U)

Biological & Medical Sciences

Physics 1301A/1302B

none

Calculus & Vectors (MCV4U)

all Sciences

Physics 1401A/1402B

None

Calculus & Vectors (MCV4U)

Engineering

Physics 1501A/1502B

Grade 12U (SPH4U)

Calculus & Vectors (MCV4U)

Physical Sciences

For more information, see our first year Physics & Astronomy course brochure.